Sarah Van Vliet was born in 1992 in New Jersey. She is an artist and an art educator in the New Jersey public school system. From an early age she found an interest in creating art, building her skills throughout her high school career. Sarah graduated from Monmouth University with a BA in Art Education and is currently attending William Paterson University for her MFA. While she has been able to explore many mediums at WPUNJ, the work in this exhibit consists of oil paintings on canvas and ceramic sculptures.